Cow Slough Water Control District

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • PUBLIC PURPOSE OF THE DISTRICT: The Cow Slough Water Control District is responsible for maintaining water control within Cow Slough's boundaries. To facilitate this Cow Slough maintains the Townsend Canal, laterals, and water control structures. Cow Slough is responsible for maintaining a surface water management permit with the South Florida Water Management District. Cow Slough has no ability to deliver irrigation water.
  • STATUTE(S) UNDER WHICH DISTRICT OPERATES: Chapters 189, 197 and 298, Florida Statutes Chapters 200-394, Laws of Florida
  • STATUTORY AUTHORITY FOR THE LEVY OF THE TAX, FEE, ASSESSMENT, OR CHARGE: Chapters 189, 197 and 298, Florida Statutes Chapters 200-394, Laws of Florida
  • RATES OR AMOUNTS FOR THE CURRENT FISCAL YEAR: $6.00 per acre
  • ALL TAXES, FEES, ASSESSMENTS, OR CHARGES IMPOSED OR COLLECTED: N/A
  • FISCAL YEAR ENDS LAST DAY OF: September
  • SERVICES PROVIDED BY DISTRICT: Cow Slough is responsible for maintaining a surface water management permit with the South Florida Water Management District. Cow Slough has no ability to deliver irrigation water.
  • CODE OF ETHICS : Florida Commission on Ethics (see link below)
  • ESTABLISHING ENTITY: Florida Legislature
  • DATE DISTRICT ESTABLISHED: 28 Jun 1989
  • Annual Financial Report
  • Florida Commission on Ethics (select Ethics Laws)

DISTRICT CONTACT INFORMATION

  • MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 1455Labelle, FL 33975
  • EMAIL ADDRESS: chris@labellecpa.com
  • TELEPHONE NUMBER FOR DISTRICT : 863.675.3903
  • WEBSITE ADDRESS FOR DISTRICT : https://mydistrictwebsite.com/cow-slough-water-control-district
  • REGISTERED AGENT FOR DISTRICT : Christopher Soud / Labelle CPA / 14 W Washington Ave / Labelle, FL 33935

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GOVERNING BODY MEMBER
Phillip Sherrod

  • MEMBER NAME: Phillip Sherrod
  • MEMBER ADDRESS: PO Box 1455 LaBelle, FL 33975
  • MEMBER EMAIL: philandsusan@embarqmail.com
  • Elected
  • Term of Office: 2021-2024

GOVERNING BODY MEMBER
John Giddens

  • MEMBER NAME: John Giddens
  • MEMBER ADDRESS: PO Box 1455 LaBelle, FL 33975
  • MEMBER EMAIL: johngiddens@gmail.com
  • Elected
  • Term of Office: 2019-2022

GOVERNING BODY MEMBER
Dallas Townsend

  • MEMBER NAME: Dallas Townsend
  • MEMBER ADDRESS: PO Box 1455 LaBelle, FL 33975
  • MEMBER EMAIL: dtownsend@embarqmail.com
  • Elected
  • Term of Office: 2020-2023